Update 7th May 2020: Course under review. As soon as we have confirmed information on the possibility of holding the course on the advertised dates we will contact participants. It is possible that some participants will be unable to make the course. If you would like to be considered for a reserve place please email an expression of interest.
Hosts: Andis Purs (State Forest Service of Latvia)
Course Dates: 6 – 13 September 2020
Application Deadline: 2nd March but course heavily oversubscribed
Preparation Meeting Date: 12 August 2020
Aims & Themes: exploring Latvian forestry and wetland management, conservation policy and practice; hunting attitudes & practices; digital tools for conservation planning & action; cultural heritage and landscapes of Latvia
Draft Itinerary: the itinerary will be finalised in consultation with the participants. It will include the State Forest Service and associated government and academic organisations in Riga; Kemeri National Park, Lake Kaneiris and Dunduri Meadows; State Forest Research Institute; Cesis Institute of Environmental Solutions; Traditional Barrel Makers; Viestura Larmanic Culture Heritage as Green Infrastructure in rural north Latvia.
Click here to download the full NET course list for 2020.
Click here to download the NET 5 2020 application form. (SNH staff are very welcome to email an expression of interest but they must complete their own internal HR process before submitting an application form)